Rare Vintage: Hari Nef Plays Muse in These Stunning Shots

Fine artist Dan Estabrook—known for his modern take on early daguerreotype photography—shoots the model, actress, It girl, and Gucci Bloom ambassador.

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(Image credit: Dan Estabrook)

Black-and-white photographs were hand-colored using watercolors and other types of dyes. Here, Estabrook painted on Nef's makeup, taking his inspiration from the following hues. Eyes: Gucci Magnetic Color Shadow Quad in Aquamarine Dream. Hair: Joico Instatint Temporary Color Shimmer Spray in Sapphire Blue. Dress: Gucci.

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(Image credit: Dan Estabrook)

Hair: L'Oréal Paris Colorista Semi-Permanent Hair Color in Red. Dress and shoes: Gucci. Earrings and rings: Bulgari.

Hairstyle, Art, Retro style, Headgear, Flower, Plant, Hair accessory, Headpiece, Photography, Vintage clothing,

(Image credit: Dan Estabrook)

Lips: Burt's Bees Glossy Lipstick in Blush Ripple. Hair: It's a 10 Haircare Miracle Texture Fiber. Nails: Morgan Taylor Nail Lacquer in Heaven Sent. Dress: Valentino. Brooch (worn in hair): Tiffany & Co.

Lip, Hair accessory, Headpiece, Beauty, Headgear, Fashion, Eyelash, Curtain, Long hair, Day dress,

(Image credit: Dan Estabrook)

Face: Gucci Sheer Blushing Powder in Tulip Blossom. Lips: Maybelline New York Color Sensational Lipstick in Nearly There. Hair: Suave Extra Hold Shaping Mousse. Top: Oscar de la Renta

Face, Lip, Eyebrow, Cheek, Skin, Nose, Beauty, Pink, Chin, Head,

(Image credit: Dan Estabrook)

Eyes: Gucci Intense Volume Mascara. Lips: Gucci Matte Lipstick in Adrenaline. Earrings: Tiffany & Co.

Hair: Hair by Peter Butler for Schwarzkopf GLISS at Tracey Mattingly. Makeup: Christian McCulloch for Gucci Beauty at Streeters. Manicure: Kayo Higuchi at Defacto using Dior Vernis at DeFacto Inc. Set Design: Cooper Vasquez at The Magnet Agency.

Hails from: Massachusetts.

Current home: New York City.

Young love: "My first beauty product was Manic Panic hair dye in Pillarbox Red."

Now playing: "Missy Elliott, Slowdive, Sophie, Angel Olsen, Harry Styles, and Green Velvet."

Lip, Hairstyle, Formal wear, Purple, Violet, Art, Magenta, Rectangle, Fashion illustration, Portrait,

(Image credit: Dan Estabrook)

Top shelf: "I'm reading Too Much and Not the Mood by Durga Chew-Bose, On Beauty by Zadie Smith, and Kids These Days by Malcolm Harris."

Childhood beauty icons: "Beyoncé, Stella Tennant, and my mom!"

Healthy habits: "Rowing is my favorite workout, and I'm addicted to everything from Juice Press."

Fast track: "Seamless and Uber are guilty pleasures."

Go-to gadgets: "I'm glued to my iPhone and Juul e-cigarettes—for better or for worse!"

Fall wish list: "The Gucci hammer-and-sickle 'Communist' boots, the Vejas handkerchief- necktie leather jacket, and Sies Marjan's Louisa leather biker pant."

Best bud: "I love the smell of jasmine."

Ultimate destination: "Berlin or Nantucket."

Product, Cosmetics, Beauty, Brown, Eye shadow, Liquid, Brand, Beige,

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1. GUCCI Bloom Eau de Parfum, $124.

BUY IT: Sephora.com (opens in new tab)

2. WELLA Luminous Smoothing Oil, $40.

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3. COVERGIRL All-In-One Brow Powder Kit, $8.

BUY IT: Covergirl.com (opens in new tab)

4. GUCCI Intense Volume Mascara, $34.

BUY IT: Gucci.com (opens in new tab)

5. GUCCI Magnetic Color Duo in Fumé, $49.

BUY IT: Gucci.com (opens in new tab)

Beauty editor: Erin Flaherty. Fashion editor: Chloe Hartstein. This article appears in the September issue of Marie Claire, on newsstands now.